Acting Director of Information, Mawardi bin Haji Mohammad with duet couple Kusno and Masni, champions of the singing competition. – PHOTOS: INFOFOTO
BY Lyna Mohamad
DUET couple Kusno and Masni won the heart of judges with their synchronised singing and beautiful voices at the Bintang Retro Competition last Tuesday evening making them the winner of the competition held at the royal birthday performance stage opposite the Royal Regalia Museum in the capital.
The competition was organised by the RPN Kampong Panchor Mengkubau as part of the celebration for the 72nd birthday of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam.
Duet couple Nur Asladi and Nur Alina were First runner-up while the second runner-up went to duet couple Aedie Sofian and Sariana.
Ten duet couples took part in the competition, vying for the champions singing songs from the 70s and 80s.
The guest of honour was Acting Director of Information, Mawardi bin Haji Mohammad.
Participants during the Bintang Retro Competition
The crowd during the event
-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin